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1,718 Carnival New Orleans Cruise Reviews
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landslide90250
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed three weeks ago
We sailed on the Dream for a seven day Western Caribean cruise. The cruise was scheduled for two days at sea three ports - Montego Bay, Grand Cayman, Cozumel and another sea day. After the Grand Cayman stop the Captain headed the ship ... Read more
Ssloan
Member Since 2017
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
I chose this cruise because my wife and I had never been on Carnival but had been on several other cruise lines and we wanted to try the Carnival Dream. I look at the ratings up above and have to laugh. This was by far the worst experience ... Read more
IndyAnna
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Man, I wish I could give Carnival a better review. This was my first vacation in 2 1/2 years and was REALLY excited. My previous cruise was with Carnival as well in 2015 and it was quite good. But this one? Yuck. First of all, the Triumph ... Read more
brimichelle15
Member Since 2017
1 review
14 forum posts
Sailed four weeks ago
This cruise was a mommy daughter trip for my daughter and I who also just turned 10 the week prior. We flew down and stayed at the La Quinta in Westbank, which I do not recommend ( dirty rooms and Im pretty sure they had bed bugs) Upside ... Read more
www.NikkisMandalas.com
1 review
5 helpful votes
Me and my fiance had an absolute blast on this trip! I wasn't satisfied with the service on the outside main decks at all with the exception of the bar by the 24 hour pizza! But then we found ALCHEMY BAR near the Hollywood NightClub where ... Read more
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4-time cruiser
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
This was our 4th cruise and our kids' first ever cruise. We had a wonderful time, celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary. The Carnival Dream is a really nice ship. We were very impressed with its bright colors and cleanliness, as workers ... Read more
Ilovetocruise8
Member Since 2017
1 review
18 helpful votes
Well this was my first time on Carnival, have cruised before on other lines and it will definitely be my last. First time having a balcony and when booked, I made sure to tell the booking agent from Carnival that it was important to me to ... Read more
DBinOC
Member Since 2009
1 review
30 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We booked this cruise with extended family and friends (19 in all). Every employee we interacted with was pleasant and seemed to be trying their best to do their job. In that regard, it was very much what we expected. There were also many ... Read more
CruzRelaxer
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
25 forum posts
5 helpful votes
What a nice relaxing cruise aboard the Carnival Triumph and a great way to celebrate both my 50th birthday and our 15th wedding anniversary…san kids! This 4 night cruise was out of New Orleans with one stop in Cozumel. Our flight ... Read more
daredneck
Member Since 2012
7 reviews
36 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed July 2017
This Cruise has been a personal dream of mine for a long time. It was included in my bucket list when I retired. The dream was to have our entire family with grandkids go on a cruise together. All different means of transportation was ... Read more
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oldschool1
Member Since 2017
1 review
12 helpful votes
This was our first time on a cruise and we all had mixed reviews. My 12 year old loved everything about it and I think this Cruise really caters to the pre-teen crowd. Pros (Things we Liked/Loved): Service-Everyone on this ship ... Read more
georgia89
Member Since 2017
1 review
15 helpful votes
My husband and I sailed on the Carnival Triumph for our first cruise experience, but I had some hesitations at first because I had read so many bad reviews about the ship. DO NOT LISTEN TO PICKY VACATIONERS! The Triumph itself, as well as ... Read more
1776Lisa
Member Since 2017
1 review
15 helpful votes
Embarkation was a breeze with the Faster to the Fun option. We were some of the first to get on board and our luggage was there and our room was ready. Others had to wait for hours dragging their carry on bags with them everywhere. The ... Read more
Sharkyshark
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
This was our first cruise. There were four of us - my husband and I and our two daughters, ages 9 and 14. The food was good, the staff was extremely friendly and accommodating (with the notable exception of the pool bartenders), and ... Read more
epcrusin
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
My husband and I celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary this year. Our children wanted to do something for us, so they booked the whole family and my best friend, (my husband's sister), on a cruise! What a fabulous gift! Most of our group ... Read more
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LaGirl5
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
First time cruiser. Went with brother-in-law, sister, husband. Started my 50th birthday cruise out of New Orleans. Stayed at the Marriott across from the Port of Orleans the night before our cruise left. Had beignet's at Café Du ... Read more
Kismetjp
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Everything was done so well. Staff was very nice and helpful. Loved our room (8280). Balcony too hot usually. The ship was always hopping and there was always good food. Alvardo in the dining room was so professional and nice. Our room ... Read more
amimarie
Member Since 2012
1 review
2 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
We had a wonderful time aboard the Dream! Embarking was hot and slower than I remember but in all everything went smoothly. Our cabins were great and service was just as good. We love morning coffee on the balcony one of my ... Read more
aesop2295
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
We chose this cruise because of the date it was available and that it was a five day cruise. This was the fourth cruise for me and my wife but our three kids first. Didn't want to be on a seven day if the kids didn't like the experience. ... Read more
tsiprell
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
We choose the Triumph due to the Port. I started my 50th Birthday bash in New Orleans and boarded the Triumph on my birthdate. From The time we stepped foot on board to leaving we felt taken care of. The rooms could be updated but they ... Read more
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Angel Dust
Member Since 2007
1 review
46 forum posts
11 helpful votes
We love that the Dream is so close to home for us and we loved the ship! We live outside of Baton Rouge, so being able to cruise out of New Orleans and having a short drive is very appealing to us. We love the Dream! Especially the new ... Read more
gorillaj
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because we heard some great things about the Carnival Dream. I must say, the things that we heard were not exaggerated in the least. Do yourself a favor and take this cruise if you ever get the opportunity to do so. ... Read more
Shirley Anne
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Had a GREAT time and always cruise on Carnival. DINNING: Crimson - Deck 3, Hostess was Sherrell and service team was Ricky Mario, Deonna and Kostadin were GREAT and served us an anniversary cake and had everyone sing to us for our ... Read more
rosemc1146
Member Since 2009
1 review
8 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
This was my first Carnival cruise (5th cruise - all prior trips with other brands) and I will say I am impressed. We selected this cruise as it was my fiance's birthday, we liked the itinerary, it was a great value and he lives in New ... Read more
Nascars29
Member Since 2011
1 review
39 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed June 2017
The wife and I took this cruise.Jjust us no kids or grandkids to recharge .We had a great time. No time clock. Do what we wanted when we wanted 1. The cheers program is a must- iced coffee in the morning , drinks all day , wine ... Read more
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